In 2005, Hostel made its way into cinemas. The gore-packed horror movie – from director Eli Roth – told the story of a trio of backpackers who find themselves in a desperate situation, when they come across a mysterious organisation that kidnaps and tortures tourists.
Released to a mostly positive response from horror fans, Hostel went on to be a box office hit. As such, the Hostel story was continued through a collection of sequels.
But how many Hostel movies are there? For all the gruesome details and more, keep reading.
The Hostel movies in order
To date there are three Hostel movies. The movies in the Hostel series include:
- Hostel (2005)
- Hostel: Part II (2007)
- Hostel: Part III (2011)
The first two movies listed above were released theatrically, while the third entry was released direct-to-video. All three movies are part of the same series, with events told in chronological order.
Are the Hostel movies the work of the same director?
The Hostel movies are the work of two directors. Eli Roth directed Hostel and Hostel: Part II, while Scott Spiegel directed Hostel: Part III.
Who are the cast of the Hostel movies?
Notable cast members in the Hostel movies include Jay Hernandez, Derek Richardson, Eyþór Guðjónsson, Barbara Nedeljáková, Lauren German, Bijou Phillips, Heather Matarazzo, Brian Hallisay, Kip Pardue, and John Hensley.
What is the best Hostel movie?
According to IMDb, the Hostel movies are ranked from best to least-best as follows:
- Hostel (2005) – 5.9/10
- Hostel: Part II (2007) – 5.5/10
- Hostel: Part III (2011) – 4.6/10
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